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<b>COVID-19:</b> Ontario government defends back-to-school plan, despite contradictions

COVID-19: Ontario government defends back-to-school plan, despite contradictions

Most plans have yet to be finalized
<b>CANADA:</b> Trying to avoid mass transit? Here's how to buy a bike without breaking the bank

CANADA: Trying to avoid mass transit? Here's how to buy a bike without breaking the bank

Finding a bike within a reasonable price range can be difficult
<b>COVID-19:</b> Your pandemic stress could be stressing out your kids, too

COVID-19: Your pandemic stress could be stressing out your kids, too

Household economic stress of the type brought on by COVID-19 is likely resulting in more stressed-out, anxious and hyperactive children, according to past data
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Why vaccines are less effective in the elderly, and what it means for COVID-19

BEYOND LOCAL: Why vaccines are less effective in the elderly, and what it means for COVID-19

Vaccinologists have not focused their research on tailoring vaccines to induce robust immune responses in the elderly
<b>CANADA:</b> Dr. Tam says COVID Alert app helps even if it works only on newer phones

CANADA: Dr. Tam says COVID Alert app helps even if it works only on newer phones

Tam says we need to use every tool we have to fight the pandemic, even if they aren't perfect
Salmonella cases in Western and Central Canada linked to U.S.-grown red onions

Salmonella cases in Western and Central Canada linked to U.S.-grown red onions

The Public Health Agency of Canada says it's working with its U.S. counterparts to investigate an outbreak of salmonella infections across five provinces
<b>CANADA:</b> Air passenger advocacy group asks top court to hear ticket refund case

CANADA: Air passenger advocacy group asks top court to hear ticket refund case

Canadian airlines have generally avoided offering reimbursement to customers whose flights were called off because of the coronavirus crisis
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Windsor-Essex to stay in Stage 2 given COVID infections of farmworkers

ONTARIO: Windsor-Essex to stay in Stage 2 given COVID infections of farmworkers

Health Minister Christine Elliott says the region will move to Stage 3 only when it's safe to do so
<b>CANADA:</b> Caught in WE scandal's crossfire, students want funding released

CANADA: Caught in WE scandal's crossfire, students want funding released

‘The focus is always elsewhere,’ says #DontForgetStudents co-founder
Concerned North Bay parents ask gov't to take over return-to-school process from local board

Concerned North Bay parents ask gov't to take over return-to-school process from local board

'As the Board has once again proven they are not fit to make decisions in the best interest of its students, I ask — as a last resort — that your Office step in and take over the administration of it.'